Thank you so much! :-)

Of course, the nature of the missing changes. At first, grief is remorseless and soul eating. Debilitating.

But that’s a process, and I hope for most, a finite one.

When I indulge in grief these days, it’s almost always a CHOICE, a sort of nostalgic journey that feels happy and sad at the same time. Without the tears, the joy wouldn’t have as much meaning.

If I’m making any sense.

Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot.

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